COPING CUE CARDS

DISCOVERY DECK

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The Coping Cue Cards Discovery Deck is a deck of cards designed to help kids learn healthy coping skills. The Coping Cue Cards Discovery Deck has 40 coping skills cards with simple strategies children can use to cope with stress, anxiety, and anger.

The deck is sorted into 5 Coping Styles: Relaxation, Distraction, Movement, Processing, and Sensory. This brings order to the mountain of ideas for coping strategies that work for kids.

This deck is designed to work at both school and home.

SCHOOL

  • With individual kids or small groups to help them identify which skills work for them, and/or find new skills to expand their strategies for coping.

  • A child could have a few cards in their desk as a visual reminder of strategies they can use.

  • The deck would be a great addition to a coping skills toolkit for a particular child, or a calm down space in a classroom.

  • The character cards can be used as a jumping off point for having kids think of other coping skills - "What would Rex do?"

HOME

  • Help kids identify which coping skills work for them

  • As a visual reminder to use a coping skill - a child could have cards on the fridge or their calm space at home

  • As a way to find new coping skills to expand their toolbox

  • The character cards are a great conversation starter "What do you think Mona would do now?"

 

Review of the Discovery Deck by TTPM

 

RELAXATION DECK

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The Coping Cue Cards Relaxation Deck is a deck of cards designed to help kids learn healthy coping skills. The Coping Cue Cards Relaxation Deck has 44 coping skills cards with simple strategies children can use to cope with stress, anxiety, and anger.

We know that not all coping skills work in all places. To make it easier, we’ve included cheerful divider cards to help you sort skills by different settings like when traveling, at school, at social events and in stores & restaurants.

DISTRACTION DECK

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The Coping Cue Cards Distraction Deck is a deck of cards designed to help kids learn healthy coping skills. The Distraction Deck has 44 coping skills cards with simple distraction strategies children can use. Play is a natural stress reliever for children, and this deck offers tons of play ideas to help kids decompress. Sometimes kids also need to take a break before they're ready to deal with their stress, anxiety, or anger. This deck offers lots of ideas for creative and fun ways for kids to take a break until they're ready and able to process their thoughts and emotions.

Just like in the Relaxation Deck, we’ve included cheerful divider cards to help you sort skills by different settings like when traveling, at school, at social events, and in stores & restaurants.

There are so many ways to use the distraction deck: to help kids identify which coping skills they already use and love, as a visual reminder to use a coping skill, or as a way to find new coping skills to expand their toolbox.

SENSORY DECK

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The Coping Cue Cards Sensory Deck is a deck of cards designed to help kids learn healthy coping skills. The Sensory Deck has 44 coping skills cards with simple strategies that use a child's senses to help them regulate their emotions.

A sample of the Sensory Coping Skills included in the Deck are:

  • Touch: Use mermaid fabric, use hand warmers, lay down on soft blankets or pillows

  • Taste: eat something sour, eat something chewy

  • Smell: use a sensory with calming scents, put on lotion

  • Visual: Watch a lava lamp, turn down the lights or turn them off

  • Auditory: Listen to sounds on a sound machine, like birds chirping, frogs croaking, waterfalls, ocean waves, or white noise

  • Proprioceptive: stack and carry heavy books, move chairs, wall push ups, use a weighted stuffed animal or lap pad

  • Vestibular: stand on a balance board, sit and move on a scooter board, crab walk

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